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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Angerer : Wien

The Archduke Leopold Ludwig of Austria (1823-98) c. 1861

Albumen print | 8.7 x 5.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2907960

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Photograph of Archduke Leopold standing, facing towards the camera. He gazes to the right, away from the camera. He wears the uniform of a Lieutenant General and a greatcoat over his shoulders. There is a hat on the table, on the left side of the photograph.
  • Creator(s)

    Angerer : Wien (photographer)

    Leopold, Archduke of Austria (1823-98)
  • annotation: The Archduke Leopold./ Eldest son of Archduke Rainer. [beneath work]
  • 8.7 x 5.2 cm (image)

    9.5 x 5.9 cm (mount)

    23.0 x 18.2 cm (page dimensions)

    24.2 x 20.0 x 5.5 cm (album)

  • The Archduke Leopold, eldest son of Archduke Rainer, 1861. [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.48]

  • Acquired by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
          • cartes-de-visite